What Are Your Thoughts on College Football Media Days?

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PsyBuck's picture

During a time of year when I'm DYING for football, I'll take the media days. If nothing else it serves as a mild, temporary distraction from the painful lack of Buckeyes football games.

Is it August 31st yet?

"No we don't give a da*n 'Bout the whole state of *ichigan"

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Bugsyk's picture

It's a welcome break to have any media focused on something other than politics.
 

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mr.green's picture

 A chance to talk college football with players and coaches? A sign we are almost ready for camp? A step closer to real games? 

 I voted ‘very good’. 

(But last year it sucked)

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Archerm's picture

I want to say I look forward to it as part of the hype for the upcoming season....but I'm still salty over last year and the McMurphy crap. 

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SaltyD0gg's picture

I thought I was Salty...

Pain of Discipline

Pain of Regret

Take Your Pick

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BucksHave7's picture

Oh geeze, is another podcast coming up?

BucksHave7

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Hovenaut's picture

I like them, great updates on programs/primer for camps/preview for the upcoming season.

I had to run away high, so I wouldn't come home low...

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IBLEEDSCARLETANDGRAY's picture

After last July/August I went from, "Yeah they're ok" to "I'd be fine if they did away with them."

"You're the patron saint of the totally effed" - Hot Tub Time Machine

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Monclovabuckeye's picture

They're for the media. I have yet to learn someting (except last year) that I didn't already know through 11W.

I don't give a damn for the whole state of Xichigan.

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Dillon G's picture

I also DVR when they go on the road and spend a day at different schools. It is a good chance to get caught up on whom the Buckeyes really need to be ready for.

#walkaway

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JTFor President2016's picture

I don't love them. It's mainly just coach speak. I mean unless Fields really hasn't won the job yet (YIKES). You aren't really gonna learn anything. But it is a sign that football is on the horizon, and that is good enough to keep me interested. 

Elliott dots the eye, on this national championship win. 

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Lighteyes's picture

Like, but don't love.

It's football related content at a time when there's otherwise nothing. So fine, cool. But it's basically disposable content - you get a grumpy Nick Saban quote or some coach talking up his team or something of the sort that consumes a couple days of media cycles and is completely forgotten by August 31st, if not July 31st.

The only exception, of course, is when there's a major scandal...and really, let's not wish that on anyone.

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gobucks1966's picture

To many of them and in this day and age they just repeat the same over and over again

Denny

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shiloh's picture

Damned w/faint praise! :-P

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. ~ Mark Twain

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